We hope everyone is currently enjoying the Premature Death arc and has already witnessed the epic battle between Gojo and Toji. Now get ready for another upcoming arc, JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc.
Finally, the officials shared the release date for this upcoming arc along with its opening theme song. The second season of Jujutsu Kaisen began airing on July 6, 2023, and has already released a total of five episodes.
As the officials already revealed, the second season will be released in two different parts. The first part will cover two arcs: the Hidden Inventory arc and the Premature Death arc. While the second part will cover the Shibuya Incident Arc.
So, the series already finished the first part of season 2 on August 3, 2023, by releasing the 5th episode. After covering the Hidden Inventory arc and Premature Death in the first part, the series is about to enter the new arc.
So let’s get straight to this informative news and find out when Shibuya Incident Arc will begin airing and who will perform its opening theme song.
JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc Release Date
On August 3, 2023, the officials finally revealed the release date for the series’ upcoming arc through their official website. According to their announcement, JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc will premiere on August 31, 2023.
Moreover, it is the second part of the second season and will be released on the same platform where the first part was released. You will watch this brand new arc on Crunchyroll and several Japanese TV networks, such as MBS and TBS.
Furthermore, this arc will consist of a total of 18 episodes, unlike the first part, which has just 5 episodes. On the other hand, the first part of the second season already finished on August 3, 2023, with the release of the fifth episode. Now, the series will release two compilation episodes on August 10 and 17 before airing the Shibuya Incident Arc on August 31, 2023.
On the other hand, the officials also released a teaser video of the Shibuya Incident Arc on their official Twitter account. The teaser seems very captivating and features a brief preview of Shibuya district, which looks very appealing and beautiful.
Opening Theme Song of JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc
On the same date as its release date announcement, the officials revealed the opening theme song of the new arc. So, “SPECIALZ” is the opening theme song of the Shibuya Incident Arc that will be performed by King Gnu.
Moreover, a separate album CD of this song will be released on September 6, 2023. Let us remind you that King Gnu is the same musical artist who performed “Contradictory Dream“, the ending theme song of the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 film.
Aside from performing in Jujutsu Kaisen, King Gnu is also popularly known for his amazing songs in Banana Fish and Ranking of Kings. As a result, it is very good to see King Gnu performing the song for Jujutsu Kaisen again.
New Character Visual of JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc
On August 5, 2023, the officials also released a new character visual for the upcoming Shibuya Incident Arc. Moreover, this newly released character visual features Suguru ghetto, Mojito, and Choso.
They are the major antagonists and will play major roles in the Shibuya Incident Arc. As soon as we get any further information regarding this upcoming arc, such as its trailer or ending theme song, we will immediately share it with you.
What will we get to see in JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 Shibuya Incident Arc?
The first part of the second season already adapted the story from chapters 65 to 79 from its original manga counterparts. While adapting these chapters, the series mainly covered Gojo’s past arc of the Jujutsu Kaisen manga.
So, the second part of season 2 will depict the story from chapters 79 to 136 and will enter the next arc, the Shibuya Incident Arc. Moreover, it is the longest arc of the series and is filled with countless deadly battles between sorcerers and cursed spirits.
In this arc, Curse Spirit makes a strong alliance with some strong curse users under the leadership of Mahito and Pseudo Geto in order to seal Gojo. Now it’s very interesting and thrilling to see what happens if they succeed in their mission and what Itadori and his friends will do to stopped them.
That’s it for the post! We hope you found this informative news to be useful. Stay tuned with us for more of the latest anime and manga news.
Frequently Asked Questions:
No, Jujutsu Kaisen is an ongoing manga that has been released in a total of 23 volumes. You can read all 23 volumes in their original Japanese version at Weekly Shonen Jump of Shueisha. While you read its 19 volumes in its English version at Jump Comic of Viz Media.
Jujutsu Kaisen has already covered the 10 major arcs of the series. It is currently covering the Shinjuku Showdown arc, the 11th arc of the series, which just began airing on May 31, 2023.
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